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  1. Add memory usage metric

    I like to have memory usage metric in the VMs monitoring graphs

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    • 9 votes
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      • Please ADD Burn Rate on CSP Azure Account

        Please ADD Burn Rate on CSP Azure Account.

        How can manage the account even in global admin access without any status of the credit remainng, the amount usage ?

        When the account reach a limit: suprise it's disabled without any warning. Strange no?

        6 votes
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        • Is there a way to find what all is running at present

          Display all services/resources at present active in a single screen categorically to switch services on/off/resume/enable/disable.

          This eases managing services cost effectively esp when we are working with limited budget (Bizspark) and same applies to SMB and Enterprises.

          6 votes
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          • On app service performance counters for TCP connections, don't filter by TCP state, instead show a line per type

            Under "Diagnose and solve problems" > "Metrics per instance (Apps)" > "Perf Counters" > "TCPv4\ TCPv4 Connections Established"

            It describes the graph as...
            Connections Established is the number of TCP connections for which the current state is either ESTABLISHED or CLOSE-WAIT.

            Can you instead show a line per state so we can understand if there are connection issues. And don't filter on just the above 2, show all.

            Also, the description has "CLOSE-WAIT" as what it is showing, but the state in TCP is actually "CLOSE_WAIT", is there a possible bug with the filter and it is actually not showing…

            5 votes
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            • 4 votes
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              • Azure Usage/Consumption

                Please provide a admin portal like your other 365 sites that allow for usage tracking and consumption of azure resources. There are many third party tools that do this but in my opinion they should be part of the service that you are providing. I don't want to have to run powershell scripts to generate usage data, I want a web interface that provides a clean insight to everything that I have in azure and I want to be able to take actions on certain areas if needed. It is very disappointing that this was overlooked in this product release.

                4 votes
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                • Actually document CLI 2.0 commands fully.

                  Not impressed with CLI 2.0 documentation.
                  specifically

                  az monitor alert-rules create

                  The webpages say - you need --condition.
                  And this is used as --condition @{file} which does indeed pickup my file called 'condition' as listed below.

                  EVERY SINGLE permutation of the az monitor NEEDS to be DOCUMENTED and the --condition @{FILE}
                  NEEDS to say WHAT is IN the BLOODY FILE

                  There is NO decent documentations. So this is a FAIL.

                  When trying to issue this command to create a Azure Monitoring alert:

                  az monitor alert-rules create --is-enabled IS_ENABLED --resource-group HCM-Monitoring-RG --alert-rule-resource-name /subscriptions/blahblah/resourceGroups/HCM-Monitoring-RG/providers/Microsoft.Compute/virtualMachines/myCuteVM --name JeffTestCreateRule --location westus --condition @{condition2}

                  The --condition…

                  4 votes
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                  • % Free Disk Space Monitoring

                    % free disk space monitoring is a critical requirement in a production environment. Currently out-of-the box, Microsoft offer a [Guest] \LogicalDisk(_Total)\% Free Space metric in the portal.
                    This metric is useless when a guest machine has mutiple disks attached to it as it only provides an aggregated view of free space & the alerting only appears to work for the system volume.

                    We shouldn't have to use the convoluted methods of monitoring all disks using Log Analytics & OMS . The ability to monitor & alert independently on all disks attached to a guest machine should be part of the…

                    3 votes
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                    • Show Kudu sites in "Metrics per Instance" chart

                      The "Metrics per Instance" chart accessed from an App Service Plan blade is invaluable for diagnosing load on an app service plan shared between different app services.

                      The overall CPU / memory load of the ASP doesn't always make sense however, as the app services are not the only things running. If the Kudu web app is running out of control (see https://github.com/Azure/azure-webjobs-sdk/issues/1050 for an example) this is tricky to identify. Showing the Kudu web apps on the "Metrics per Instance" chart would make this much easier.

                      3 votes
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                      • Monitoring template for system metrics

                        Allow the creation of monitoring and alerting templates for VM, storage, networks ... etc ... that can be applied easily to a ressource

                        3 votes
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                        • Azure Preview Service Health

                          Add feature where emails on affected resources are emailed to Azure AD group members who have permissions to those resources.

                          3 votes
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                          • Azure services credit utilization per user.

                            Azure services credit utilization per user. It will be helpful to check how much credits will be used by each person. Total number of hours used by each person.

                            3 votes
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                            • Enable alerts for the amount of databases in an Elastic Pool

                              I want to be able to configure alerts if the amount of databases in a pool increases to over 80% of the booked database limit.

                              3 votes
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                              • all support request list in one page for azure account which manages many subsciprition

                                now I should check support responses accessing each subscriptions.
                                but It would be better that I can see all support requests in one page

                                2 votes
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                                • Architectural View

                                  Include an Architecture preview for Virtual Machines, Databases, Virtual Networks and their Subnets, NSG's, load balancer, app services and any other services which connected in some or other manner.

                                  Uses:
                                  1) To let know the user their connectivity and structure and to know whether they are connected as expected or not.
                                  2) Help them use the resources effectively.
                                  3) Chances are where they may upgrade to newer resources available or delete unnecessary resources which have been running. That is cost effective.
                                  Even we can have a “live preview” or “mapping” service, which didn't meet the expectations. Hope Azure Team will…

                                  2 votes
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                                  • Maintenance "Experience", More Detail

                                    It'd be good to see more detail of the work that will be done during scheduled maintenance. (Azure Gov.)

                                    2 votes
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                                    • Easy tracing via the portal

                                      A tracing windows in the portal that can be called from any place in the cod and display traces from the App Service(s) or even all resources will be very useful.

                                      2 votes
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                                      • Add more metric like CPU/Disk IO/Memory on VM Scale Set

                                        Please add more metric like CPU/Disk IO/Memory on Individual instance of VM Scale Set

                                        2 votes
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                                        • Add an option to see manually allowed devices

                                          Hi,

                                          We would like to see an option where we can get a list of devices that are manually allowed in MDM or Intune.

                                          currently, the enrolled devices are visible in the portal. but what about the devices that are manually allowed by an administrator. ? is there any way to filter this ?

                                          2 votes
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